Recently, Bloomberg announced that TC Energy, for the third year in a row, was included in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI). The GEI recognizes companies committed to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women’s equality. The 2020 Index includes 325 global companies spanning 50 industries, headquartered across 42 countries and regions.
This year, Bloomberg expanded the eligibility for inclusion in the index to nearly 6,000 companies across 84 countries and regions. TC Energy is one of 22 companies head-quartered in Canada to make the list and is one of 12 energy companies included.
Executive Vice-President and President, U.S. Natural Gas Pipelines, and our Diversity Officer
Bloomberg’s standardized reporting framework offers public companies the opportunity to disclose information on how they promote gender equality. Reporting companies that score above a globally-established threshold, based on the extent of disclosures and the achievement of best-in-class statistics and policies, are included in the GEI. The reference index measures gender equality across five dimensions: female leadership and talent pipeline, equal pay and gender pay parity, inclusive culture, sexual harassment policies and a pro-women brand.
“We are striving to ensure that women’s representation in our leadership ranks is equal to their representation in our workforce as a whole,” says Stan. We’re proud of the progress we’re making, today:
It’s not only about the numbers. Bloomberg also noted our other strengths including:
“Having a work environment that promotes inclusion and equality contributes to our business success and drives innovation,” says Stan. “It helps us attract and keep the very best talent, engage effectively with our communities, and leads to better business decisions and outcomes. Investors and regulators value our efforts in this area as a measure of corporate responsibility and sustainability. This assessment from a credible third-party source shows we’re on the right track.”
About the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index
Bloomberg’s 2020 Gender-Equality Index Press Announcement